The former head of Rosgranitsa Bezdelov received nine years in prison for theft

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary in fotobabble the head of Federal Agency on arrangement of state border of the Russian Federation Dmitry Bezdelov. Archival photoThe former head of Rosgranitsa Bezdelov received nine years in prison for theft© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary the image Bank

Petty-bourgeois court of Moscow has recognized guilty and has appointed punishment in the form of 9 years of General regime colony, former Director of Rosgranitsa Dmitry Bezdelov in the case of the theft of almost 500 million rubles, RIA news from the courtroom.

«Bezdelov to appoint punishment in the form of nine years of imprisonment with punishment serving in a colony of General regime», — appears in the sentence.

Convicted other defendants in the case. Thus, the ex-head of FGU «Directorate for construction and operation of facilities Rosgranitsa» Sergey Sazonov and his Deputy Sergei Kid sentenced to seven years in prison, Director of «Valuable advice» Eugene Chaika and former Director of JSC «Terminal» Zurab Katamadze — five years, entrepreneur Nikolai Afinogenov — to 2,5 years of a colony.

Such time the accused received due to the fact that the court dismissed the charges of organizing a criminal community and participation in it. «To exclude from the indictment of the accused article 210 of the criminal code («Organization of criminal community or participation in it») — said the judge Olesya Mendeleev.

All the defendants deny their guilt, except one, who admitted her part.

Criminal case about the theft of almost half a billion rubles against Bezdelov and eight other defendants were originally separated. Previously, the court remanded both cases to the Prosecutor for Union, but the Moscow city court has cancelled this decision and sent both cases back to the Meshchansky court for consideration.

According to investigators, Bezdelov in 2009, together with the head of the state Directorate for the construction and operation of facilities Rosgranitsa Oleg Senkevich and head of Department of arrangement of objects of the state border and the administrative border crossing points of the Russian border Danila Vavilov created a criminal community.

Investigators say that from September 2009 to may 2013 they stole and legalized more than 490 million rubles. According to the investigation, we are talking about the embezzlement of budget funds allocated for the design, construction, renovation, equipment and other equipment of border crossing points through the border of Russia.

In addition, according to investigators, the criminal activities Bezdelov was attracted by his Deputy Boris Khaytovych and a number of senior employees of Rosgranstroy and CEOs of controlled commercial organizations.

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